War in Ukraine Taking Heavy Toll on Mental Health: WHO

Geneva — World health officials warn the war in Ukraine is taking a heavy toll on the mental health condition of millions of people, requiring an urgent increase in mental health and psychological support. "An estimated almost 10 ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Startup Park will further stimulate growth: Karnataka IT minister

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 17 (ANI): Welcoming the proposal of establishing a startup park at the cost of Rs 30 crore in the state budget presented on Friday, CN Ashwath Narayan, IT minister of Karnataka, has said it would g ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Turkish quakes may be rehearsal for big one in Istanbul scientists

A local newspaper cites experts warning of a potential catastrophe if an earthquake hits the country’s biggest city Istanbul should prepare itself for a powerful quake hitting the Turkish city, scientists and public figures are warning ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Democratic revival in India depends entirely on Cong, Oppn parties, electoral process; nothing to do with Soros: Jairam Ramesh

New Delhi [India], February 17 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said a democratic revival in India depends entirely on the Congress, Opposition parties and electoral process and that it has nothing to do with billion ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Anushka Sharma wishes cricketer Hardik Pandya, Natasha Stankovic on their wedding

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 17 (ANI): Actor Anushka Sharma, on Friday, extended warm wishes to cricketer Hardik Pandya and his wife Natasha Stankovic on their wedding. Taking to Instagram, Anushka shared a picture of the cou ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Ireland’s Jameson whisky sees large jump in global sales

DUBLIN, Ireland: Within Ireland, Jameson whisky’s growth in volume in 2022 has reported to have risen by 11 percent compared to the same period in 2021, as Irish distillers sees strong growth in domestic whiskey brands. Also, in the fi ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
"Can art be outside politics...": Volodymyr Zelensky opens 2023 Berlin International Film Festival with passionate speech

Berlin [Germany], February 17 (ANI): The 2023 Berlin International Film Festival was opened by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky as he asked artists and cultural institutions to "take a stand" and support his country in th ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Providing solutions to Bengaluru’s problems on govt’s priority: CM Bommai

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 17 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday said the state government is giving priority to providing solutions to the problems of Bengaluru. Speaking after inaugurating Sri B ...

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Friday, 17 February 2023
Wall Street: Dow Jones tumbles 431 points as inflation fears reignite

NEW YORK, New York — A higher-than-expected PPI (Producer Price Index) reading on Thursday dented enthusiasm for buying stocks.The PPI for January was expected to come in at 0.4 percent, but came in at 0.7 percent. With the higher CPI nu ...

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Thursday, 16 February 2023
Delhi LG launches intensive campaign to clean Yamuna floodplains

New Delhi [India], February 16 (ANI): Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Thursday launched an intensive campaign to clean the Yamuna floodplains as part of the mega drive to clean and rejuvenate River Yamuna as mandated by the Nation ...

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Thursday, 16 February 2023
Phantom of the Opera-themed stay in Paris offered by Airbnb

PARIS, France: This summer, Airbnb is offering a night for two in the Palais Garnier opera house in Paris, transforming a box in the theatre into a plush bedroom with views of the inside of the famous theatre. Based on the novel by Gast ...

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Thursday, 16 February 2023
G20 Agriculture Deputies’ Meeting: Animal husbandry startup showcased at exhibition in MP’s Indore

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], February 16 (ANI): A animal husbandry startup has been the centre of attraction at an exhibition organised at the G20 Agriculture Deputies’ Meeting (ADM) that was held in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore district. ...

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Thursday, 16 February 2023